Family Health Center
The Family Health Center offers primary medical care for adults, adolescents and children. Family health services include preventive care, sick appointments, physical exams and sports physicals, immunizations, mental health evaluation, and treatment of chronic and infectious diseases. Our medical team also includes specialists with expertise in other areas.
Primary Care Services
Specialty Care Services
- Travel Clinic
Patients at the Family Health Center benefit from our team approach to care. We are committed to providing you high quality care in a compassionate and respectful environment. Having a team of health care clinicians enables us to offer convenient appointments and means that many of your health care needs can be met at one convenient location.
The Family Health Center participates in California Pacific Medicl Center's resident teaching program. As such, your health care team includes our board-certified expert physicians, nurses, and:
- Resident physicians (doctors participating in a specialized three-year training program)
- Medical students (pediatrics)
- Specially trained nursing staff available to provide medical advice
The following provides information on frequently asked questions.
Call your pharmacy and ask that they fax a refill request to us at the number below. Allow 48-72 hours for your prescription request to be processed.
Tel. 415-379-9870 for adults
Tel. 415-600-6304 for children
We will contact you if your test results are abnormal.
Referrals to Specialists
New referrals may require either a phone call with the advice nurse or your doctor, or you may be asked to come in for an appointment. To request a referral, call 415-600-2402 (adults) or 415-600-2403 (children) and leave a message. Please allow 5 working days for non-urgent referrals to be processed.
Forms and Letters
For forms requiring physician input, please complete and sign the sections that pertain to you prior to submitting the form to us. Be sure to let us know where the form or letter should be sent (contact name and address). Some forms may require that you come in for an appointment. Please allow 1 week for the form or letter to be processed by our office. If you have other questions or concerns, our Family Health Center manager will be happy to assist you. Please call 415-600-2273.
Catherine Chin-Garcia, MD
Lei W. Choi, MD
Joyce Hansen, MD
Eugene Lee, MD
Edgar Rothenberg, MD
Inegborg Schafhalter-Zoppoth, MD
Sara Swenson, MD
San Francisco County
3801 Sacramento St.
Tel. 415-600-2402 adult medicine
Tel. 415-600-2356 travel clinic
Tel. 415-600-2450 specialty services*
( allergy, dermatology, gastroenterology, rheumatology: *may require referral)